One Dead, Others Severely Injured In Lagos Boat Explosion

One person was confirmed dead over the weekend with several others injured, as another passenger boat exploded in Lagos.


Aside the deceased who was identified as Emmanuel Onu, Vanguard gathered that another passenger of the ill-fated boat was still in coma two days after the explosion.

It was gathered that the passengers were coming from Lekki axis of the state before the boat engine exploded at Capital Oil Jetty at Victoria Island.

Sources said that aside Onu who died in the explosion, other passengers sustained varying degrees of injury were immediately rescued and taken to different hospitals in Lagos Island.


Credit: Vanguard

Photo Credit: The Daily Telegraph


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